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Old 03-03-2010, 07:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm trying to run an external hard drive, its supposed to be plug and play. I have it powered up, plugged in to my Lap Top and the green light is on on the case, as well I can hear it BUUUT my Lap Top is not reading it, or at least I don't think so. It is not showing in "My Computer"...

Any ideas as to why it will not show?
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How long have you had it? Does it work on other laptops? Can it be viewed under Disk Management (Control Panel >Administrative Tools >Computer Management >Storage >Disk Management)?
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You may need to change the drive letter.

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